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03.04.2015

Contracts and Liability Update and The Business Case for Diversity (Bellevue, Wash.)

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Lane Powell Attorneys Stan Beck, Jane Brown and Tamara Fountain will present “Contracts & Liability Update & The Business Case for Diversity” at the American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) Business Practice Breakfast Seminar on Wednesday, March 4, from 7-9 a.m. During their presentation, they will discuss how the contract you enter can have long-term effects on your firm’s financial health, and how you can minimize your risk. They will also go over recent court decisions and pending legislation that may affect your practice. In addition, they will provide an overview of current employment law and discuss why attracting and retaining a diverse workforce is crucial to your bottom line. They will explore the challenges employers in highly skilled industries face and discuss the most successful approaches to increase diversity. The seminar will take place at the Coast Bellevue Hotel in Bellevue, Washington.